5 bedroom house for sale
Spain - Murcia, Totana
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- Swimming pool: 4x8
- Total land space (m2): 6000
- Garden description: Landscaped, 150 almond trees
PROPERTY STYLE – COUNTRY HOUSE ALEDO NATIONAL PARK-CPS2148
A stunning 5 bedroom, 3 bathroom country house in set on a 6000m2 plot in the Sierra Espuna mountain range in Aledo. The property has a separate 1 bedroom apartment, 1st floor studio currently being used as a gym, fully covered Jacuzzi, heated 8m x 4m pool, garage, summer kitchen, huge terrace overlooking the gardens, ornate fishpond, large dining room and farmhouse style kitchen with walk in pantry, utility room, covered outside snug, log burner, air conditioning, mains drinking and separate irrigation water and needs to be seen to be truly appreciated. The property is to be sold part furnished and the current owners have been inundated with bookings for bed and breakfast walking holidays and comes with its own website, so makes a sound business venture.
Aledo is a medieval village with important military value due to its location and seemingly impregnable defenses. Located in the eastern end of the Sierra Espuna[M1] National Park, it provides an ideal base for people who enjoy cycling, walking or the abundant wildlife, including eagles and wild boar. A must visit is the La Santa Monastery dating back to the 16th century. Here you can enjoy a stay in the beautiful hotel and walk the manicured gardens.
Aledo is close to the larger towns of Totana, Alhama de Murcia and Lorca and is approximately 45 minutes’ drive to the beaches of Puerto de Mazarron.
OUTSIDE. Entrance to the property is gained from one of 4 different entrances. A pedestrian gate leads to the front door and there are also two gated entrances for vehicles, one having a large car port. There is a further pedestrian gate that leads to the rear courtyard.
MAIN ENTRANCE. From the front of the property, you enter through the wooden front door into the dining room.
DINING ROOM . A very large room with two sets of arc shaped windows with doors inset leading onto the front terrace and overlooking the gardens and valley below. This area room is perfect for entertaining with table and chairs the centerpiece, has a granite breakfast counter and gives access the kitchen and lounge.
KITCHEN. Entered from the dining room through a decorative stone arch, the kitchen has a range of wall and base units and contrasting marble worktops. Five burner gas hob and electric oven with extractor over, built in microwave and recessed bowl and a half sink with the draining area carved into the marble. The fridge, dishwasher and freezer are all integrated. There is a walk-in pantry which also houses another fridge and chest freezer.
LOUNGE. The lounge is a good sized room with single arc shaped window and inset door leading to the front terrace. At the opposite end is the beamed feature fireplace with log-burner which heats four radiators, log-store, and ornamental mantelpiece. There is a built in glass fronted show cabinet, door to the downstairs W.C and utility room and stairs leading to the first floor. Air conditioning.
W.C. From the lounge you enter the downstairs W.C. A half tiled room with W.C and vanity unit with recessed sink. There is a door leading to the utility room.
UTILITY ROOM. A useful room which houses the washing machines and tumble dryer. There is a door leading to the covered eating area outside.
FIRST FLOOR LANDING. Accessed by stairs from the lounge, the landing has patio doors leading onto a balcony that runs the full length of the house offering stunning views of the countryside and on a clear day, into Andalucía. The bedrooms and family bathroom branch off the landing.
MASTER BEDROOM / EN-SUITE. A large bright and airy double room with ample wardrobe space and patio doors leading onto a small terrace and covered Jacuzzi. There is a door to a beautiful en-suite with oversize shower with massaging jets and glass shower screen, W.C, bidet and vanity unit with Jack and Jill basins.
BEDROOM 1. A double room with tall wardrobe and patios doors leading to the front balcony.
BEDROOM 2. A double room with built in wardrobes and patio doors leading onto the front balcony.
BEDROOM 3. A double / twin room with single aspect to the front of the property.
BEDROOM 4. A single room with aspect overlooking the front balcony. Currently being used as a study.
FAMILY BATHROOM. A fully tiled bathroom with bath and shower above, W.C, bidet, marble topped vanity unit and wash hand basin.
ATTIC ROOMS (2nd FLOOR) Accessed via stairs from the rear courtyard, the property benefits from a 2nd floor comprising of four rooms. The first is a generous size and currently being used as a sowing room. There is a door to the far end that gives access to a small balcony with panoramic views of the surrounding mountains and countryside. This room has air conditioning. The second room is a good size with sloping roofline and is used as a gymnasium. From here, the third room has a W.C and unit with inset sink. The fourth room is used for storage and houses a water heater.
APARTMENT. A useful addition to the property is a self-contained 1 bedroom apartment located next to the pool. Entrance is gained via French doors which lead into a good sized lounge / diner overlooking the pool and terrace. To the far end is a kitchenette with tall fridge-freezer, sink, microwave and a range of wall and base units with contrasting worktop. From the other end of the lounge, you enter a beautifully finished shower room, fully tiled with walk-in shower, glass screen, W.C and modern, raised wash hand basin. This in turn leads into a very large double bedroom with tall wardrobe, air conditioning and single aspect overlooking the pool area.
OUTSIDE. The property sits on a 6000m2 plot in the Sierra Espuna mountain range. As such the views are simply breathtaking and need to be seen to be appreciated.
When you enter the property, you are greeted by an imposing front terrace area with decorative balustrade, which gives commanding views of the valley, pool area below and gardens. To the far end is a summer kitchen that is fully roofed should the weather catch you out. Inside is a large wood-burning oven, gas hob and tiled work surfaces.
Adjacent to this is a covered outside sitting area fully netted to keep out insects. This area is perfect for summer entertaining as has access to the downstairs W.C., a separate butler sick and ceiling fan.
Keep walking round and you will come to the Jacuzzi which is housed in its own roofed and glazed room giving full protection from the elements.
Past the Jacuzzi is the rear courtyard. It gives access to attic rooms and is a lovely sheltered area, center stage being taken by an old pine tree. The satellite dish and gas water heater are situated here.
Leaving the front terrace, walk down some tiled steps to the pool area. This is fully tiled and the 8m x 4m pool is heated. The heater and filtration system are accessed in a service area beneath the pool terracing. There is plenty of room for chairs and sun loungers and there is also a poolside shower.
Leaving the pool area, a short walk down another set of steps leads to the mature, landscaped gardens. There is a vegetable patch, 150 almond trees, various fruit trees, grape vines (all fully irrigated) and a beautiful ornate fishpond with wooden bridge crossing the middle. There are taps situated around the gardens for water and numerous shaded seating areas. A path winds its way back up towards the house through different features along the way.
There are two vehicular gated entrances, one with a car port and another giving access to the double door garage. Currently used to house bikes and tools, there is ample room for a car inside.
Is also a large wood store and a small greenhouse adjacent to the entrance to the under pool storage area.
IN ALL, THIS PROPERTY CANNOT BE DESCRIBED ACCURATELY ENOUGH TO REFLECT THE AMOUNT OF FEATURES AND PHOTOS DO NOT DO IT JUSTICE.
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